Interim Library

Published on Thursday, December 12, 2013

Woodridge Neighborhood Library is pleased to announce a program targeting manga readers and anime watchers.

Published on Friday, December 6, 2013

The near month-long celebration will include a variety of programs and demonstrations and culminate on Sunday, Dec. 15 at 2 p.m. with a closing program for the community. The program will feature world-renowned griot, dancer and songstress Nana Malaya Rucker, violin selections from Woodridge Book Notes, a video presentation, expressions from the community and more! To thank our customers, freebies and limited special edition 84th Anniversary ink pens will be available on a first-come, first-served basis, beginning  Saturday, Dec. 7 at the Words@1:30 Open Mic Poetry program.
Don’t forget to sign our “Memory Wall” on Dec. 15!

Dr. Diane Kern Ph.D. will lead stress-free holiday workshop

Published on Tuesday, December 3, 2013

Are You Feeling Overwhelmed or Worn Out, Due to Holiday Tasks, Traditions and Obligations?
Are You Feeling Stress Due to Financial Pressures to Buy Holiday Gifts?
Are You Feeling Sad or Depressed, Due to the Loss of a Loved One?
Are You Feeling Especially Lonely and Isolated During the Holidays?

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Leon's audiobook favs

Published on Monday, December 2, 2013

Leon shows off his favorite audiobook Woodridge patron Leon wants you to know he loves audiobooks! He says that he understands a story much better when he hears a book being read out loud. Leon likes to listen to the Amber Brown and Pippi Longstocking series while he plays some of his favorite video games.

Leon is also a big fan of boxing and his idol is Muhammad Ali.

Learn how to download information from the library's website

Published on Tuesday, November 12, 2013
ebook clinic

Do you have a tablet, smartphone  and want to learn how to download media and materials from the DC Public Library’s website?
Would you like to learn how to navigate and get the best information from the many databases available from the library’s website?

Well, we have just the thing for you!

Join us on Tuesdays for our Tech Tuesdays Drop in and Database Clinics. Learn how to download library media (ebooks, audiobooks, video programs) onto your digital devices from anywhere.

The dates, times and information for the November Drop-In Clinics are:

Published on Wednesday, November 6, 2013

Flash Card GamesBeginning Tuesday, Nov. 5 at Woodridge Public Library, after-school programming will take place every Tuesday and Thursday starting at 5 p.m. The activities below will represent a list of menu options for children and teens to select from. 

Published on Monday, October 21, 2013

locations of current, interim locationsDue to delays with site preparation, the Woodridge Interim Library opening, originally scheduled for Nov. 12, is postponed. A new date has not yet been determined.

The Woodridge Library, scheduled to close Oct. 27, will remain open. We will let you know when new dates are finalized.

You can keep up with all updates related to the new Woodridge Library on The New Woodridge Neighborhood Library blog.

A Great Summer for Adults, Teens and Kids

Published on Monday, October 7, 2013

Kickoff partyReaders of all ages have been busy at Woodridge Library this summer. From birth to adults, we've had a great group of readers and learners.

Congratulations Jayda!

Published on Friday, September 6, 2013

Jayda readingCongrats to Jayda, who won a brand new Amazon Kindle Fire as part of this year's Summer Reading Program named Dig Into Reading.

Listening Party

Published on Monday, August 12, 2013

HeadphonesIn honor of the start of football season, it is "Wild Card" month at Kids Book Club. Choose and listen to any Audiobook or Playaway in the library collection.

Steps to Book Club Fun:

  1. Pick up a copy of any Audiobook or Playaway at Woodridge Library.
  2. Listen to the book at home, at school, at the library, on the computer...wherever!
  3. Come to the book club meeting for discussion, activities and PIZZA!
  4. Did we mention PIZZA!??!

Best for ages 10-13.